UGC NET application form is just around the corner. National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the UGC NET 2020 application form for the June session on March 16. Aspirants must be familiar with the UGC NET application process in order to avoid any problems while filling the application form. It is to be noted that the last date to fill UGC NET application form 2020 will be April 16. UGC NET 2020 is scheduled to be conducted from June 15 to 20. Careers360 brings you three essential points to keep in mind before filling the application form of UGC NET 2020.
Who can fill UGC NET 2020 application form?
Aspiring candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria prescribed by the exam authorities can fill the UGC NET application form. The eligibility criteria is defined on the basis of age and academic qualifications of the aspirants. UGC NET eligibility criteria is slightly different for those who want to take the exam to be eligible as Assistant Professors and those who wish to take the exam for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). Candidates can check the eligibility criteria below.
Candidates applying for JRF must not be over 30 years of age
There is no age limit to apply for Assistant Professors
Reserved category candidates must have a Master’s degree with at least 50% marks
Unreserved category candidates are also required to have a Master’s degree but with at least 55% marks
Documents to upload while filling UGC NET application form
Candidates will have to upload scanned images of their passport size photographs and signature while filling the application form. These scanned images must be as per the specifications (size, dimension, and format) prescribed in the official notification. Candidates can check the specifications from the table below.
10 kb to 200 kb
3.5 cm X 4.5 cm
Candidate’s Signature in running handwriting
04 kb to 30 kb
3.5 cm X 1.5 cm
UGC NET Application Fee
The application fee of the exam is different for different categories. Candidates can check the category-wise UGC NET application fee from the table below.
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)/ EWS
SC/ ST/ PwD/ Transgender
Candidates can pay the UGC NET application fee using a debit card, credit card, net banking, UPI, or e-challan. Candidates who wish to pay the fee using e-challan have to download the e-challan and submit the fee at the nearest branch of State Bank of India.
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